Tylenol Frequently Asked Questions

Our Tylenol Attorneys Answer Frequently Asked Questions

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In order to help individuals injured or searching for answers regarding Tylenol liver failure, our Tylenol lawyers compiled this list of answers to commonly asked questions we receive from clients. If you do not see the question or answer you are looking for below, do not hesitate to contact the law firm of Zoll & Kranz, LLC at 888-841-9623 or by filling out a complimentary case evaluation form. We treat all individuals and their cases with integrity, knowledge of the law and passion in order to obtain their deserved compensation.

  • What is acetaminophen?
  • My husband needed a liver transplant after an acetaminophen overdose from Tylenol. Do I have a strong claim to join a Tylenol lawsuit?
  • What should I do if I have liver injuries and took Tylenol?
  • Is there ongoing litigation for individuals with Tylenol liver failure?
  • What kind of damages can I receive for my Tylenol side effect injuries?
  • Why should I choose your law firm to represent me in a Tylenol lawsuit?

What is acetaminophen?

Acetaminophen (APAP) is an ingredient commonly found in many prescriptions, over-the-counter (OTC) pain relievers as well as cold medicines. Drug makers often use acetaminophen for its analgesic (pain relieving) and antipyretic (fever reducing) qualities. In some drugs, like Tylenol, acetaminophen is the only active ingredient.

My husband needed a liver transplant after an acetaminophen overdose from Tylenol. Do I have a strong claim to join a Tylenol lawsuit?

Consumers who sustain injuries because of Tylenol side effects may qualify to join an ongoing drug lawsuit regarding Tylenol liver failure. Common claims of individuals entering this litigation include:

  • Needing to be hospitalized for severe liver injuries or problems
  • Liver failure diagnosis
  • Receiving a liver transplant or being put on liver transplant waiting lists
  • A loved one suffered from liver failure and died

It is important to understand your legal rights moving forward, and for individuals to receive a determination of the strength of their claim from a qualified law firm. Call us today at 888-841-9623 for more information.

What should I do if I have liver injuries and took Tylenol?

After receiving medical attention for your injuries, it is also important to seek legal representation. There may be a link between your liver damage or failure and the use of acetaminophen-containing Tylenol product.

Zoll & Kranz is experienced in helping to investigate the possible cause of injuries caused by defective drugs and medical devices. We can also help determine your eligibility to recover damages in a personal injury claim against a negligent drug company.

Is there ongoing litigation for individuals with Tylenol liver failure?

There is Multi-District Litigation (MDL) established in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania under Honorable Lawrence F. Stengel for victims of Tylenol side effects. The law firm of Zoll & Kranz, LLC is closely watching the development and proceedings of these initial claims, and is confident in our ability to help our clients join this MDL or other drug lawsuits. For an update on the ongoing Tylenol lawsuits, you can reach out to us by calling 888-841-9623 or by reading our frequently updated legal blog.

What kind of damages can I receive for my Tylenol side effect injuries?

If you or someone you love was hurt due to Tylenol side effects such as liver damage, liver failure or other injuries, you may be able to enter a claim and receive financial compensation from the makers of Tylenol. Possible damages include, but are not limited to the following:

  • The recovery of medical expenses
  • Compensation for future medical bills
  • Lost wages or income
  • Pain and suffering

Each claim is unique and varies upon the circumstance of the case. It is in your best interest to reach out to an experienced law firm for more information. You can call us today at 888-841-9623.

Why should I choose your law firm to represent me in a Tylenol lawsuit?

The law firm of Zoll & Kranz, LLC is nationally renowned for our work with dangerous drugs and defective medical device litigation. We are skilled in gathering and employing all the vital resources it takes to gain our clients beneficial results for their claims. This includes employing a knowledgeable team of legal professionals with a varying range of specialties.